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"Essays ... (mainly archaeological) connected with the Anglo-Saxon poem of Beowulf ... published between the years 1903 and 1908 ... in learned reviews, volumes of transactions, festschrifts, and so forth."--Introd
Introduction.--Helmets and swords in Beowulf.--Archaeological notes on Beowulf.--Vendel and the Vendel Crow.--Swedes and Geats during the migration period.--Scyld's funeral obsequies.--The dragon's hoard in Beowulf.--The double burial in Beowulf.--Beowulf's funeral obsequies.--Index of things.--Bibliography of Dr. Stjerna's works (p. -266)--Principal authorities quoted or referred to (p. -268)--Passages in Beowulf referred to or discussed